Home Must Reads Aqua Glass to close

Aqua Glass to close

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Aqua Glass Corp. plans to close its manufacturing plant in Klamath Falls, citing declines in new construction.

The plant, which makes bathroom and shower products, is expected to close in March or April and 51 people will lose their jobs, said Trey Senn, director of the Klamath County Economic Development Association. 
Senn said the closure was disappointing but not a surprise. 
Klamath County had a 12.3 percent seasonally adjusted jobless rate in November. Since at least 2005, the county rate, which peaked at 14.6 percent in early 2009, has been higher than the state rate.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

{biztweet}aqua glass{/biztweet}

 

More Articles

October surprise

News
Sunday, October 12, 2014
roundup-logo-thumb-14BY LINDA BAKER

Cylvia Hayes, tabloid vs. watchdog journalism and the looming threat of a Cascadia earthquake.


Read more...

Constant Contact

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY AMY MILSHTEIN

To prevent burnout, companies are banning email and after-hours communications. But is the 24-hour workday here to stay?


Read more...

Fork & Bottle

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014

National media can’t get enough of Oregon’s pinot noir, artisan-food purveyors and lively, independent film scene.


Read more...

Gender Code

September 2014
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
BY COURTNEY SHERWOOD

Janice Levenhagen-Seeley reprograms tech.


Read more...

Grape Expectations

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY HANNAH WALLACE

Well-financed outsiders from France and California are buying up vineyards and wineries in the Willamette Valley.


Read more...

Back to School

September 2014
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
BY LEE VAN DER VOO

By now we’ve all read the headlines: Starbucks is giving away free degrees. Except it isn’t.


Read more...

The Backstory

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014

In our cover story this month, Wendy Collie, CEO of New Seasons Market, and Kim Malek, owner of Salt & Straw, discuss their rapidly growing businesses and Portland’s red hot food scene. The conversation provides an interesting lens through which to explore trends in the grocery store and restaurant sectors.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS